Correction Officer Jobs in Illinois

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City of Elgin - Elgin, IL
Assist patrol personnel with traffic control at accident and fire scenes, as well other types of emergency situations....
17 days ago
University of Chicago (UC) - Chicago, IL
Performs a variety of specialized and technical non-sworn law enforcement duties in support of the University of Chicago Police Department in the areas of patrol, community services, training, and other...
25 days ago
Paragon - Chicago, IL
Requirements MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Must have a minimum of three (3) years of full time law enforcement, corrections officer, or military police experience monitoring detainees and dealing with security...
25 days ago
Henry County Sheriff Office - Cambridge, IL
Testing for Correctional Officers The Henry County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications until February 26, 2021 at 4:00 pm....
30+ days ago
Cook County Sheriff - Chicago, IL
, weekends and mandatory overtime, as required.Successfully pass a background investigation showing no felony convictions.The duties listed are not set forth for purposes of limiting the assignment...
30+ days ago
McLean County - Bloomington, IL
Ability to physically restrain persons in the course of law enforcement activities. Ability to pursue individuals on foot (i.e.: run) in the course of law enforcement activities....
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Illinois

Moving to Illinois? Find some basic demographic data about Illinois below.


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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Illinois

This is the average annual salary for Correction Officer jobs in Illinois as reported by the BLS.

$63,064

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Illinois offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.8%)
  • Master's Degree (7.4%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Some High School (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Correction Officers in Illinois
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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